Andreas Klatt is having a breakout year on the live tournament circuit. Through the first three quarters of the year, the young German poker pro has made eight final tables, …

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On Thursday Pennsylvania lawmakers approved a gambling expansion package that includes the legalization and regulation of online casinos, including poker. Lawmakers in both the House and Senate signed off on …

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The passage on Thursday of online gaming, poker, and daily fantasy sports (DFS) regulations in the state of Pennsylvania (among other gaming such as video gaming terminals and “mini-casinos”) was arguably one of the most surprising things to occur this year. Although they had been discussing it for upwards of two years, legislators in Pennsylvania almost were treating proposed gaming regulations as an afterthought rather than the revenue-provider that it could be. Thus, when they actually pulled the trigger and passed the legislation in a two-day span before the close of the legislative session, it was a bit surprising.

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After 28 days of action and more than 150 champions crowned, the Eagle Cup as part of the Global Poker Championships has cemented itself as one of the premier online …

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The passage on Thursday of online gaming, poker, and daily fantasy sports (DFS) regulations in the state of Pennsylvania (among other gaming such as video gaming terminals and “mini-casinos”) was arguably one of the most surprising things to occur this year. Although they had been discussing it for upwards of two years, legislators in Pennsylvania almost were treating proposed gaming regulations as an afterthought rather than the revenue-provider that it could be. Thus, when they actually pulled the trigger and passed the legislation in a two-day span before the close of the legislative session, it was a bit surprising.

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The third gold bracelet of the 2017 World Series of Poker Europe has been awarded. 325 players turned out for the WSOPE €1,100 no-limit hold’em super turbo bounty event at …

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Thursday was a historic day for the regulated U.S. online gaming industry. Pennsylvania’s legislature passed a comprehensive gambling expansion package that includes the licensing and regulation of online casinos. The …

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The state of Florida has become a hotbed for poker. Whether it is tournaments or cash games, the thirst for the game is quenched in the casinos of the Seminole Indians and in approximately 15 card rooms around the state. For these card rooms to exist, however, they have to offer greyhound or horse racing and/or simulcasting for races across the country. But if a mayor in a local enclave has his way, greyhound racing will be ended and those tracks with poker rooms ‘decoupled’ from them.

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The state of Florida has become a hotbed for poker. Whether it is tournaments or cash games, the thirst for the game is quenched in the casinos of the Seminole Indians and in approximately 15 card rooms around the state. For these card rooms to exist, however, they have to offer greyhound or horse racing and/or simulcasting for races across the country. But if a mayor in a local enclave has his way, greyhound racing will be ended and those tracks with poker rooms ‘decoupled’ from them.

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More money is coming back to the poker community. Garden City Group, the third party firm hired to facilitate the remission process for victims of the defunct poker sister sites …

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Did you know that some really big accomplishments in the poker world have come from the WPT Montreal? The legendary Playground Poker Club was where Mike Sexton got his first …

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Theodore McQuilkin is the latest champion at the 2017 World Series of Poker Europe, which is being held for the first time ever at the King’s Casino Rozvadov in the …

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After last week’s frantic activity in the Pennsylvania state legislature, we expected this to happen, but nonetheless, it is a relief that on Monday, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed the gambling expansion bill that will, among other things, legalize online gambling, including poker.

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After last week’s frantic activity in the Pennsylvania state legislature, we expected this to happen, but nonetheless, it is a relief that on Monday, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed the gambling expansion bill that will, among other things, legalize online gambling, including poker.

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Last week the state of Pennsylvania made history by becoming the fourth in the country to pass legislation to legalize online casino games, including poker. The bill, HB 271, now …

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The 2017 Punta Cana Poker Classic attracted 382 entries to the beautiful five-star Melia Caribe Tropical Hotel Resort on the easternmost tip of the Dominican Republic. The $1,650 buy-in tournament …

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Poker Stories is a long-form audio series that features casual interviews with some of the game’s best players and personalities. Each episode highlights a well-known member of the poker world …

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A month ago, former Absolute Poker (AP) customers who had their funds stolen by the site’s owners when AP disappeared after Black Friday saw the first wave of refunds hit their bank accounts. Those people who did not receive their money but still submitted valid claims should be seeing their money in the near future. The Garden City Group (GCG), the Department of Justice-selected claims administrator, recently announced the second wave of payments has been approved.

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A month ago, former Absolute Poker (AP) customers who had their funds stolen by the site’s owners when AP disappeared after Black Friday saw the first wave of refunds hit their bank accounts. Those people who did not receive their money but still submitted valid claims should be seeing their money in the near future. The Garden City Group (GCG), the Department of Justice-selected claims administrator, recently announced the second wave of payments has been approved.

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If you are a player based in North America who is thinking about playing poker online, The Winning Poker Network with its flagship Americas Cardroom online poker room will quickly …

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